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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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Turn a consistent size cylinder with lathe

03-29-2020 09:09 PM by Davevand

I am trying to make some wheels for my monster trucks using my lathe. I am m...

4 03-30-2020 02:34 AM
View Pauljk's profile

My First Bowl/gouge question

03-28-2020 01:14 PM by Pauljk

I’m brand new to woodturning and I’m hooked, I am still trying to...

15 03-29-2020 08:19 PM
View Arlin Eastman's profile

Does anyone know how to cut the rings on a dizzy bowl??

03-29-2020 01:55 AM by Arlin Eastman

I am wanting to glue up some of the wood that is being sent and would like to...

6 03-29-2020 05:44 PM
View mike02719's profile

Bugs in the Blank

03-27-2020 02:12 AM by mike02719

In September of last year I had two birch trees taken down. These trees were...

5 03-28-2020 01:53 AM
View Kalel's profile

New to pen turning

03-25-2020 11:45 PM by Kalel

Hey guys , I am very new to pen turning. So far. I love it. I have been havin...

22 03-26-2020 09:40 PM
View Saquan's profile

Grizzly Tailstock assembly for a 2004 Model M1495

03-24-2020 01:02 AM by Saquan

I have contacted Grizzly Product Support and they have discontinued this mode...

7 03-26-2020 01:46 AM
View stripit's profile

wixey reout

03-23-2020 06:41 PM by stripit

Hi.I am having a problem with my wixey digital readout “wr550”ca...

12 03-24-2020 02:21 PM
View jhdavisson's profile

Lathe ID/ Tailstock Help

03-23-2020 11:34 AM by jhdavisson

I am new to turning and recently picked up my first lathe I’m not sure ...

5 03-23-2020 07:09 PM
View Steinbierz's profile

Lathe Placement in Your Shop

02-12-2020 02:02 PM by Steinbierz

Hello, I am currently working on setting up my shop and was wondering what...

45 03-23-2020 06:56 PM
View Toller's profile

Homemade Trend Airshield Pro batteries?

03-22-2020 12:16 AM by Toller

My 10 year old battery doesn’t hold much of a charge anymore; but $70 i...

3 03-22-2020 01:05 AM
View Arlin Eastman's profile

A month ago I asked on another website if anyone would send us scrap lumber

03-14-2020 12:34 AM by Arlin Eastman

So me and the vets could use it to cut up and glue things together since it c...

24 03-20-2020 08:54 PM
View Preston321's profile

Rikon or Turncrafter Midi lathe?

02-13-2020 03:04 PM by Preston321

I want to try turning, but first I need a lathe. On Craigslist there is two g...

32 03-20-2020 01:16 PM
View jta's profile

Beginner Tools for Spindles

03-16-2020 03:38 PM by jta

So on the advice of those here decided to give things a try before getting in...

15 03-18-2020 09:40 PM
View Kelly's profile

When It Rains It Pours

03-12-2020 03:21 AM by Kelly

I’d never touched a lathe until about sixty-four years in. My first was...

7 03-16-2020 06:39 PM
View Rink's profile

Shout out to Easywood cutomer service

03-16-2020 05:42 PM by Rink

I have an Easywood parting tool with a carbide cutter. It’s one of my f...

2 03-16-2020 06:23 PM
View John 's profile

Shopsmith vs Harbor Freight

03-12-2020 04:01 AM by John

I’m picking up a used HF Mini Lathe at a great deal and was wondering a...

14 03-15-2020 02:02 PM
View Andybb's profile

Can this be used as a bowl gouge?

09-18-2019 01:11 AM by Andybb

I use carbides for making pens but I want to try my hand at a bowl without sp...

19 03-12-2020 09:38 PM
View 3285jeff's profile

Sphere jigs

09-19-2019 04:44 PM by 3285jeff

I have been thinking about investing in a sphere cutting jig…the one by...

16 03-12-2020 04:19 PM
View davyj's profile

when cutting segments

03-06-2020 12:03 AM by davyj

in a video a guy cuts each segment back down to its first size aftser gluing ...

9 03-08-2020 05:49 PM
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03-01-2020 10:06 AM by Wildwood

Arlin Eastman post this over at Woodnet; what are your thoughts? https://w...

29 03-06-2020 07:52 PM

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